Keeping it fraîche
The family-run dairy and processing facilities at Hinxden Farm near Benenden, Kent, have come a long way from the early days when John, Winifred and Thomasine Manford first started delivering one-pint glass bottles of untreated milk to friends and neighbours.
Open day showcases specialist machinery
To thank its customers, old and new, for their continued support over 2019, specialist machinery dealer, Kirkland UK, hosted its annual open day on Tuesday 10 December, at Griffins Farm, Sutton Valance, Kent.
Celebrating the region’s best farmers
Around 300 farmers, growers and agricultural businesses from across the South East of England gathered at the charming High Rocks in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, on Saturday 30 November for the fourth annual Farmers Ball and Farming Awards, organised by Pitchfork Events, part of farming cooperative the RAMSAK Group.
Lights, camera, action
With many farms across the UK keen to diversify their income, this month we explore the opportunity of hiring your farm for film or photography.
Putting community first
The membership-owned buying group proving to farmers across Kent and Sussex that there is much more to being part of a cooperative than getting good deals and making savings.
Farmstead from scratch
Building a modern farm centre, complete with ambient air-dried grain store, sophisticated rainwater harvesting system and bespoke self-contained sprayer unit, near Arundel, Sussex.